How will Marcus Peters' trade to Rams impact 49ers?

Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters signals to the bench that a penalty is against the Tennessee Titans during the first half of an NFL wild-card playoff game in Kansas City Mo. Saturday Jan. 6 2018

Report: Chiefs Sending Pro Bowl CB Marcus Peters To Rams In Trade

The Kansas City Chiefs are reportedly working out the final details on a trade to send cornerback Marcus Peters to the Los Angeles Rams.

ESPN's Adam Schefter, citing unnamed sources, tweeted that the trade has been officially agreed to. Why would the Chiefs trade one of the most talented and productive young cornerbacks in football when they seem primed for years of deep playoff runs?

As for the compensation the Chiefs will receive, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network is reporting Los Angeles will ship a "package" of draft picks to Kansas City.

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Any concern that the Rams might rest on their 2017 success, and make only minor changes this offseason for the sake of continuity, vanished Friday with a blockbuster trade. His 74.2 grade was his worst in the last three seasons.

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When the Chiefs selected Peters with the 18th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft there were questions about his character.

Peters also was involved in shouting matches with assistant coaches and directed an expletive toward a fan behind the bench at Arrowhead Stadium. He earned All-Pro honors during his first two seasons, as well as earning the defensive rookie of the year award from the Associated Press in 2015.

Peters had several issues last season. It seems that the Chiefs could be getting a haul in return. Hunt has also met with Peters in the past to discuss his protests during the national anthem. He is their top free agent at any position, the Rams shouldn't hesitate to use the franchise tag on Joyner at an approximate one-year tender value of $11 million.

Either way, the Chiefs were soon going to have to pay Peters a lot of money or lose him.

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